Category Archives: Lakeside Living

VT Research puts pricetag on clean water

Economic risks justify action Here in Maine we know all too well how much summer tourism effects our economy. And as we prepare for another busy summer, these findings state some crucial points on environmental concerns for our lakes, jobs … Continue reading

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Maine Lakes Society 2017 LakeSmart Trainings

Join the Maine Lakes Society in bringing LakeSmart to your watershed! What is LakeSmart?  LakeSmart is an education and reward program for lakefront property owners who maintain their homes in ways that protect lake water quality and property values. LakeSmart, the … Continue reading

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A LakeSmart Story

Questions out of the Blue  Stephanie Turner called our office from San Diego last spring with questions about plants and lakes and soil and birds and rules and contractors and nurserymen. Forty emails, countless calls and two months later, this determined … Continue reading

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ONLINE RESOURCES TO HELP PROTECT LAKES, PROPERTY VALUES, AND WILDLIFE HABITAT

        ONLINE RESOURCES TO HELP PROTECT LAKES, PROPERTY VALUES, AND WILDLIFE HABITAT THE LAKESMART WAY Illustrated Instructions for Best Management Practices(BMP’s)to control erosion: http://www.pwd.org/news/publications.php   and scroll down to Conservation Fact Sheet Series.  The series contains illustrated instructions … Continue reading

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